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Viewing: 4o Rawl. 566(98)

Ballad - Roud Number: V32474

Title: The Bridewel whores resolution, or The confession of the twenty four back-sliders

First Line: The sorrows that I have known

Tune: Tell me no more you love

Themes:  ProstitutionPrisons


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A721: Chair
31AA235: Sitting figure - AA - female human figure
11Q21: One person praying
11Q51: Reading the Bible or other religious books

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D313: Private soldier
41A141: The usual house or row of houses
46A7: Crowd, mob
45C14(HALBERD): Helved weapons, polearms (for striking, hacking, thrusting): halberd
44G3415: (person under sentence of death) on the way to the scaffold or place of execution

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
31A25162(+82): Hand on the heart (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
41D262: Fan

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q712: Church (exterior)
31A2543: Gripping someone by the hand or the wrist; clasped hands
33C21: Courting
31B621(+918): Morphology of facial expression ~ eyes (+ caressing, courting, making love)
41D262: Fan

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA231: Standing figure - AA - female human figure
31A2513(+82): Arm stretched sidewards (+ female (human being) (not to be used where -AA- is prescribed))
41D222(KERCHIEF): Neck-gear ~ clothing (with NAME)



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